Posts tagged: winter storm 2008
Emma Burke, 12, and Jessica Fortis, 13, ski down the sidewalks on Sherman Ave. in Coeur d’Alene Thursday, as snow continued to fall from the massive snowstorm that blanked the region. Though it was only eight days until Christmas, few shoppers braved the conditions in downtown Coeur d’Alene. JESSE TINSLEY The Spokesman-Review.
One of the local news stations last night had a segment in which it applauded the neighborhood heroes who helped others out during this Mother of all Snow Storms. There’s one in my ‘hood. A man down the street has access to a large front-end loader. He plowed out the entire street, which was virtually impassable, as well as driveways — both during lunch and after work. Incredible. At my mother-in-law’s home in Coeur d’Alene Place, two teens shoveled her driveway for free. But she gave them $10 apiece and chocolate.
Question: How about you? Does your ‘hood have a Snow Storm ‘08 hero?